Dr. Lester Mohler, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 50

7485 Mission Valley Rd Ste 104A
San Diego, CA 92108
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Dr. Mohler's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Scripps Mercy Hospital
4077 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost St
San Diego, CA 92123

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  • Yes
California Orthopaedic Institute
California Orthopaedic Institute
7485 Mission Valley Rd Ste 104A
San Diego, CA 92108
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    Dr. Mohler's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine
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    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand Surgery
    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Hip Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Mohler

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Penn St University Hp M S Hershey Mc
    University Ca San Diego Med Center
    University Of Wa School Of Med

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    California Orthopaedic Association , Member
    The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Mohler & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Mohler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Scripps Mercy Hospital

    • Sharp Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.6
    • 16 responses

    2.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mohler to family and friends

    2.6 out of 5

    16 responses

    Dr. Mohler's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.1 out of 5

    14 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.6 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.3 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Mohler

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.1 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.8 out of 5

    16 responses

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    Office Locations

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    California Orthopaedic Institute
    7485 Mission Valley Rd Ste 104A
    San Diego, CA 92108
    (619) 291-8930 (Office)
    (619) 291-8491 (Fax)
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